“Snowfall” Premieres July 5, 2017 at 10/9c on FX

Dave Andron, Angela Lewis, John Singleton, Michael Hyatt, Isaiah John and Juan Javier Cardenas arrive in Dallas at Studio Movie Grill for a screening of “Snowfall” on June 29, 2017

FX Networks’ highly-anticipated new drama “Snowfall” premieres tonight at 10/9c. Co-created by John Singleton, Eric Amadio and Dave Andron, the 10-episode series explores the beginnings of the crack era in 1983 in South Central Los Angeles.

FX has spent the last few weeks building buzz around the series via screenings in various cities around the country. On Thurs, the network previewed the pilot episode in Dallas. A number of influencers attended including Malik Yoba (Actor), radio personality GRIFF (Erica Campbell Morning Show), Kaela Davis (Dallas Wings), actress Taja V. Simpson (“Tales”), Snoop Robinson (Writer/director of SRG Entertainment) and Bo-Talley Williams (Black Pearl Entertainment). After the screening, K104FM radio personality Bay Bay moderated a Q&A with co-creators John Singleton and Dave Andron along with cast members Isaiah John, Angela Lewis, Michael Hyatt, and Juan Javier Cardenas.

On Saturday, an intimate “Snowfall” screening took place in New Orleans at the Theatres at Canal Place. John Singleton was on hand to thank guests for their support and to provide insight on the series. Special guests included recording artist Tank, TV personality Angel Love (Basketball Wives LA 2), Q93 radio hosts Wild Wayne and Angel Saunders and actor Dennis White (Notorious)